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The Thanksgiving Address

10-am to 12 noon

Friday, November 25th

(rain date: Saturday, November 26th)

The Gazebo in Sunshine Meadows at the Botanical Gardens of Asheville

151 W. T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville, 28804

You are invited to participate in a community celebration of The Thanksgiving Address of the Six Nations (Haudenosaunee or Iroquois), which has been in use for more than a thousand years at the beginning of all ceremonial and governmental gatherings of the Mohawk, Oneida, Cayuga, Onondaga, Seneca, Tuscarora peoples of Upstate New York and Canada. There will be a reading of all seventeen greetings and possibly two chants at 10 am-12 noon on Friday, November 25th in Sunshine Meadow at the Botanical Gardens of Asheville, followed by a potluck in the Gazebo. Family and friends are welcome at this handicapped accessible event. Donations will be collected for the Gardens. Contact Mary Stair at or 828.254.0943 with any questions. Click here for details and to learn about The Thanksgiving Address.



Nov 25 2022


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Nov 25 2022
  • Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Asheville Botanical Gardens